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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Dunfermline
Town
Torryburn
County
Fife
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Messrs Crawford and Co (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27 April 1923
    Attended by: Mrs Lochhead [sic- Lochead] , mother of one of the men who made the supreme sacrificer
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58303
Current location

Torryburn Primary School
Main Street
Newmills
Torryburn
Dunfermline
Fife
KY12 8SU
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 02037 86281
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Oak board with a flower stand to match.
Inscription
1914 1919/[names in 2 columns]/IN MEMORY OF FORMER PUPILS/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/GREAT WAR/PRO PATRIA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, Alexander
Allan, Donald
Buist, William D
Couston, William
Ford, Charles H
Hamilton, Lindsay
Hogg, Archibald W
Jack, Alexander
Jack, Andrew
Knox, William
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenameS
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Stand
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=7591&mforum=warmemscot
  • Dundee Courier 28 April 1923
  • Dunfermline Journal 28 April 1923

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